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The Meteor DP8700 XL+ is the latest of MGI’s line of versatile toner-based digital presses. Created for the key markets such as commercial printing, in-plants, plastic card manufacturers, book printers, photo printers, and many others, the Meteor DP8700 XL+ is faster and more precise thanks to a new thinner toner and more higher printing quality.

While it incorporates the key features that made the Meteor+ series the most versatile in the industry, including true multi-substrate capabilities for paper, plastics and envelopes, laser-safe prints, offset comparable output and no click charge, the Meteor DP8700 XL+ features a host of capabilities designed to maximize production and ease of operation. 

• Superb high quality print

• Litho stocks - litho feeder

• No click charges

• 4 colour envelope printing

• Print on various substrates,including plastics

• Laser safe printing

• Available with in line finishing

• Complete with Fiery RIP


  • Specifications at a glance

  • Running Speed: Up to 4,260 A4 pages/hour or 2,280 A3 pages/hour
    Max Sheet Size 330 x 1,200mm
    Min Sheet Size: 100 x 148 mm
    Resolution: Up to 3,600dpi

Print Speed Monochrome and Color

• Up to 4,260 A4/letter pages per hour
• Up to 2,280 A3 pages per hour
• Up to 1,560 330 x 600 mm pages per hour

Print Resolution

• New predefined line screens, including 3 stochastic screens and 18 traditional line sceens ranging from 130 to 270 lpi.
• High printing quality up to 3,600* dpi
* equivalent to 1200 x 1200 dpi x 8 bit


• Min: 100 x 148 mm - 3.9 x 5.8’’*
• Max: 330 x 650 mm - 13 x 25.6’’ standard**
• Max: 330 x 1,200 mm - 13 x 47’’ with option**
* from bypass
** max. paper weight 250 gsm


• Weights between 65 to 400 Gsm / 17 lb bond up to 147 lb cover / 16 pt (or 400µ ±10µ).
• Bristol, Matte Coated and Bright, Vergé®, Chromolux®, art papers, carbonless, etc.

• Ticknesses between 100* to 400µ - 4mil up to 18mil
• Print PVC**, Polyester, Polycarbonate, PET, Vinyle, Autotype, Teslin®, Yupo®, Melinex®, Agfa Synaps®, Canvas/Buckram, etc.

• Envelopes with or wothout windows, thicknesses of from 100 up to 400µ - 4mil up to 16mil
* depending upon the material melting point
** supported PVC thickness 200-400 µ

Maximum Print Area

• New extended printable width up to 323mm/12.7’’.
• Maximum printable area up to 323x1113mm/12.7x43.8’’ (with option)
Input Trays

• 2 trays
• 1,500 sheet total capacity (1,000 + 500 sheets)
• Weights from 65 up to 260 Gsm or 10 pt
• All sizes included from 140x182 mm to 330x487 mm 5.5x7.2’’ to 13x19’’
• Ability to link tray


• 250 sheets capacity from 65 up to 300 gsm
• Includes formats from 100x148 mm to 330x1200 mm (with option) / 3.9x5.8’’ to 13x47’’
• DL, C5 & C4 envelopes
High Capacity Pneumatic Loader

• 3,000 sheets maximum capacity
• Weights from 150 to 400 Gsm or thicknesses from 100 to 450 µ/4mil up to 18mil
• Accepts all formats ranging from 100x220 mm to 330x1200 mm/3.9x8.7’’ to 13x47’’ (with option).
• The feeder module is thermoregulated for the moisture stabilization of substrates

Offset Registration Table

• Precise registration
• (± 0,2 mm L-R and front-back, page-page ± 0,5 mm)
• Feeder table with fully motorized and automatic side lay guide
• Auto-adjusts for format width and paper skew
• Ultrasonic double sheet detection system
High Capacity Stacker

• Top loading
• Laser guided stack adjustment
• Capacity of up to 6,000 sheets @80 Gsm/20 lb bond
• Optional envelope stacking table


• Intel Quad Core i.5 2400, 3,1 Ghz, ITB Hard disk, DVD reader, Ethernet 10/100/1000BT, Windows 7 Pro
Languages and datastreams supported:
• Adobe PostScript 3, PDF 1.7 and for variable datas, PPML 3.0 (certified PODi), Creo VPS and FreeForm/FreeForm 2
• Compatibility Fiery JDF 1.3
Fiery Command WorkStation 5.4

• Print queue management utilities with ondemand reprinting
Professional color managment tool:
• Profile management: CMYK (Euroscale Fogra, SWOP) and RGB (sRGB, Adobe RGB)
• ICC/ICM (ProfilMaker, ColorMatch)
• PANTONE certification with ‘‘Spot-On’’
• Built-in automatic color calibration
• Integrated automatic calibration and external calibration with Eye-One® Pro spectrodensitometer
Two different line screens within the same print job:
• One line screen for pictures
• One different line screen for text/vector graphics
• Autotrapping

Variable Data

100% compatible with variable data management solutions:
• NEWLEAF & PReS PrintSoft ,Bartender Seagull Scientific, Adobe InDesign, QuarkXPress, PrintShop Mail, etc.
Using the following languages:
• PPML 3.0 (PODi certified)
• FreeForm and FreeForm 2
• Creo VPS

Intelligent Substrate Management

• Unlimited customizable library of paper & synthetic substrates
• Substrate specific values for optimized printing include inking transfer, engine temperature,
• Infrared preconditioning temperature
• Touch screen interface


• Extended paper length up to 1,200 mm
• Inline finishing solution DF Pro : Cut, crease and perforate
• EnvelopExpress Pro, a high capacity envelop feeder
New Duplexing Unit

Auto duplex from 2 trays, bypass and offset feeder for substrates up to 300 gsm / 136 lb bristol and up to 330 x 487 mm / 13x19’’



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Book Covers (XL Format)

MGI provides a range of printing and value-added finishing options for book covers on a range of substrates, including paper and canvas.

Business Cards

Produce beautiful 4-color business cards (in the shortest of runs), and finish spot UV coating or hot foil stamping and embossing...MGI has a solution for you.

Banners (XL+ Format)

The Meteor XL+ Format print capabilities (up to 1200 mm / 47 inches in production) open up a whole new range of applications, including banners, calendars, signage and many other "XL+" projects.

Brochure & tri-fold

Whether it's a simple duplex page or tri-fold (up to 1200 mm/47" long) document, MGI's Digital Presses can produce a wide range of creative and attractive brochures.

Printing books

The outstanding Meteor print quality allows to produce from short to medium series of printed books. Its exclusive 330x1,200mm/13x47" format features the page production in n'up pages. The Meteor DP8700 XL+ can manage cover pages as well as inside pages in 4-color or in monochrome.


Whether it's a simple desktop calendar or an eye-catching 1200 mm / 47" banner, MGI has a solution for every calendar application.


The envelope is more than ever the medium of choice to address the customer with personalized advertising and to convey a powerful marketing message. 4-Color printed envelopes are eye-catching and really grab the attention of the recipient.

Tri-fold Brochures (XL+ Format)

Thanks to the Meteor's XL+ Format, you can now print on sheets up to 1200 mm in length (47 inches). Whether you are printing banners, calendars, panoramic photos or even Tri-fold, Z-fold, or Gatefold brochures, take advantage of the largest cut sheet format available in the digital printing industry.


Whether you're printing a short run of folders on a 1200 mm / 47 inch sheet or spot UV coating a finished product, MGI has a digital solution for you.


Print on paper or onto synthetics such as Yupo or polyester for additional durability.

Plastic Cards

MGI's complete line of solutions for plastic card manufacturing allows an economical method of producing a wide range of plastic card applications, including membership/loyalty, gift, ID. access, RFID and many more. Stop outsourcing and keep your profits in-house!

PVC Blister Packaging

PVC printing capability does not imply automatically PVC card production. Here, it is a nice packaging application made on transparent and opaque PVC, which are HF sealed together. Real sample of a blister using the Meteor to print in 4-Color, a typical B2C product that you can shop into a mall.

Point of Sales Material

From price tags to register signs, window clings to table tents, MGI's multi-substrate digital printing and finishing solutions can help increase your in-store presence.

Outdoor Labelling

When printing & finishing on laminated Polypropylene (PP) substrates, you can easily create outdoor labelling which will resist to water and abrasion. Seed and flower labeling is another added value application you can rely on, thanks to the MGI products.


MGI's special silicone free toner and fusing technology will allow you to print laser safe documents, such as letterhead, that will not re-melt during overprinting. Being able to print letterhead digitally instead of running it on an offset press will bring major advantages in terms of costs, plus shorter run options and quick turnarounds.

Personalized XL Photobook Covers

Thanks to the XL+ format, you can now produce personalized XL photobook covers. When the photobook is oversized, The Meteor DP8700 XL+ is the right solution to print XL photobook covers (up to 1200 mm/47" long) in photorealistic quality and fully personalized.

100% Digital Hot Foil & 3D Spot Coating for Books

Book cover realized using 100% MGI digital processes:
- Printing
- Spot 3D Coating
- Hot Foil Stamping

Personalized Direct Mail

Utilize full variable data capabilities on a range of personalized, targeted applications, such as direct mail. Variable information such as text, barcodes, graphics can be customized to each individual member of your audience, resulting in higher response rates and better ROI.

Invitations/Greeting Cards

A wide range of options, from elegant invitations to photo greeting cards, sports trading cards, baby announcements and many more.

Carbonless paper

Update your carbonless forms to 4-color - in even the shortest of runs.


Ideal for art prints or book covers.


MGI's digital printing and finishing solutions offer a wide range of options for custom photo products, such as photobooks. Take an active part in the 25 million of photobooks that will be produced in 2013.

RFID Cards

The PressCard Pro's individually controlled heat, pressure and cooling circuits allow for even the most sensitive of materials, such as RFID antennas, to be integrated into a wide range of plastic card applications.

Tri-fold Carbonless Forms (XL+ Format)

The XL+ format is not only for high end applications. A tri-fold sales application form on carbonless paper, is also very useful for some customers.

Thanks to the Meteor DP8700 XL+ format, you could mix on the same printing pass - the fixed data, the application form, as well as the Variable Data - such as numbering, barcode, etc. Everything is digitally printed in short or medium runs up to 1200 mm/47" long!


The Meteor series of Digital Presses combined with the Digital Finisher are the ideal printing and finishing solutions for many applications, such as tickets.

The power of the digital press allows you to add any VDP such as numbering, barcode, etc.


The Meteor series can print on the widest range of synthetics, including some fabric materials, ideal for applications such as short runs of mattress tags.

Synthetic Materials

MGI's versatile digital presses open up a wide range of synthetic applications, such as tags, labels, maps, charts, licenses, id cards, menus, posters, medical charts, signs, calendars, training manuals, presentation folders, key fobs and much more

Stickers & Labels

Print on a wide range of labels and stickers, including vinyl, static cling, polyester and many other adhesive materials.

Offset Personalization

Because the Meteor is able to print on normal offset substrates, you can integrate the ability to overprint and personalize your offset prints into your workflow, offering your customers a new value added service that is both high margin with a very low cost of production.